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Fall 2017
Oct 19, 2017
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MATH 504 - Numerical Methods
This course introduces numerical algorithms for solving nonlinear equations; systems of linear equations; approximation and interpolation; numerical integration; fast Fourier transform and least squares methods, and ordinary differential equations. We will also discuss issues associated with computer arithmetic. Error analysis and convergence of numerical schemes will be examined as well.

This course requires knowledge of multivariable calculus, linear algebra and differential equations. Some knowledge in one computer programming language is required. 

Spring semester; fall and spring starting in 2010.

Textbook: Numerical Analysis (2nd Edition), by T Sauer, Pearson, 2011.

Restrictions: 
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:      
      MN or MC Graduate 
Must be enrolled in one of the following Majors:      
      Mathematics and Statistics 

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours
0.000 Lab hours

Levels: MN or MC Graduate, Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Mathematics Department

Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
      MN or MC Graduate
Must be enrolled in one of the following Majors:     
      Mathematics and Statistics

Prerequisites:
MATH 502 and MATH 510

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